Decimal string to floating point conversion with correct half-to-even rounding

9il ilyayaroshenko at
Tue Jul 7 12:50:45 UTC 2020

On Tuesday, 7 July 2020 at 12:04:43 UTC, Steven Schveighoffer 
> On 7/7/20 7:13 AM, 9il wrote:
>> [...]
> Guys, this is all open source, all licensed identically. There 
> are ways to solve this. Practically speaking, just because DMD 
> depends on Mir, doesn't mean that Mir has control over how the 
> dependency works. DMD can depend on a specific version of Mir, 
> upgraded when reasonable (i.e. it should take a PR change to 
> DMD for upgrading which code exactly is depended on) and if 
> something changes in the future, you can fork it, or move back 
> to using libc. This way, the code is only maintained in one 
> place unless something catastrophic happens.
> In this sense, the DLF *does* control which code is used, as 
> well as if it were in the DMD repository itself.
> We have a boost license for a reason.
> -Steve

Exactly. Thank you

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